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Metered dose inhaler use - Series—Metered dose inhaler - step one

Metered dose inhaler use - Series

Overview

Remove the cap from the end of the inhaler. Check for any dust, lint, or other objects. Shake the inhaler well.

Review Date 4/21/2015

Updated by: Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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